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James steps down as EC police chief

Elizabeth City Police Chief Larry James has stepped down as the city’s top cop for reasons that remained unclear on Tuesday. James, who was promoted from captain to police chief earlier this spring, is stepping down effective immediately, interim City Manager Montique McClary announced Tuesday. James did not return a phone call seeking comment. In...
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Emerald Lake Apartments fire displaces 23 residents

Twenty-three residents were displaced from their homes after fire destroyed nearly a dozen units at Emerald Lake Apartments in Elizabeth City early Tuesday morning. One occupant of the apartment complex at 1500 Emerald Lake Circle, off North Road Street, was transported to Sentara Albemarle Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries, according to a press release from the Elizabeth City Fire Department. A total of 11 apartment units were...
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Carl Harris Daniel, Jr.

Kill Devil Hills – Carl Harris Daniel Jr. 84, of Kill Devil Hills NC passed on August 7, 2022 in Norfolk, VA. Carl was born January 25, 1938 in Raliegh NC. He was the son of Carl Harris Daniel Sr. and Mildred (Morris) Daniel- both deceased. Carl or “Harris”...
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Carl Harris Daniel, Jr. of Kill Devil Hills, August 7

Carl Harris Daniel Jr. 84, of Kill Devil Hills NC passed on August 7, 2022 in Norfolk, VA. Carl was born January 25, 1938 in Raliegh NC. He was the son of Carl Harris Daniel Sr. and Mildred (Morris) Daniel- both deceased. Carl or “Harris” as he was best known,...

Woman accused of wielding knife at NC deputies after pursuit

CURRITUCK COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) — A woman has been arrested after leading authorities in Chesapeake and Currituck County on a pursuit, while driving a vehicle that was reported stolen. The incident occurred Monday with the police pursuit beginning in Chesapeake. Deputies then took over pursuing the driver, later identified as Cierra Scott, for approximately 3 […]
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Norfolk woman taken into custody in Moyock following pursuit that started in Chesapeake

A Norfolk, Va. woman was taken into custody in Moyock following a pursuit that began in Chesapeake, Va. Monday morning, August 8, 2022. According to the Chesapeake Police Department, officers with that agency saw a vehicle that had been reported stolen from Norfolk in the area of Battlefield Boulevard and Albemarle Drive. Officers attempted to stop the vehicle and the driver – Ciera Scott, 28, of Norfolk – continued south until she crossed into North Carolina.
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The Northeast Academy for Aerospace and Advanced Technologies began the new school year Tuesday with 759 students and what the school’s top administrator dubbed a high level of energy. “There’s an excitement and energy in the building that we haven’t seen since COVID,” said NEAAAT Chief Executive Officer Andrew Harris, referring to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic the past couple of years. One source of the excitement at the...
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Norfolk woman arrested in Moyock following chase in stolen vehicle

On Monday, August 8, 2022, Currituck County Deputies took over a pursuit of a stolen vehicle fleeing from Chesapeake Police Department. Patrol deputies pursued Ciera Scott, 28, of Norfolk, Virginia, for approximately 3 miles traveling south on NC168 in Moyock. They took Scott into custody after she crashed into a ditch near the intersection of Survey Rd. and NC168.
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Helen Louise Branscome of Jarvisburg, August 4

Helen Louise Branscome, 92, of Jarvisburg, passed away peacefully Thursday, August 4, 2022, surrounded by her family. She was born February 1, 1930, in Somerton, VA to the late William and Dora Hedgebeth. Helen was also preceded in death by her husband, Harry James Branscome; and her brother William Thomas Hedgebeth.
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‘The Fixer’

ELIZABETH CITY – There were audible murmurs of ‘The GOAT!’ (Greatest of All Time) coming from his peers as he took the stage, but all he did was smile and shake his head from side-to-side in mock denial. As a surprise to some, but not to all,...
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